5 Summery Florida Events to Mark on Your Calendar

July – the peak of summer! In Florida, that means Key Lime Festivals, Sea Turtle Walks and even a Steampunk Convention. Find our favorite Florida events below – there’s something for everyone!

Key Lime Festival – Key West, Florida
June 30th – July 4th
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Is there anything more quintessentially Floridian than Key Lime Pie? Early this July, you can experience all the Key Lime Pie you’ve ever wanted at the Key Lime Festival in Florida. It has all the typical festival activities, plus some creative extras, like the Key Lime Pie drop. Ever wanted to see people try to drop a Key Lime Pie from the top of a lighthouse… without damaging the pie? Then you won’t want to miss this!

Aethertopia – Tampa, Florida
July 7th & 8th
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You’ve probably never seen anything like it – one of the country’s biggest steampunk shows. Experience a whirlwind of performers, artists, makers and more at this science-fiction festival. With event locations like the H.G. Wells Lecture hall and the Nikola Tesla Laboratory, and events ranging from Millinery & Hat Making: A History to dance lessons, this convention has something for every steampunk lover.

Ride the Tide – St. Augustine, Florida
July 8th
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If you enjoy activities that are a little more on the active side, you won’t want to miss Ride the Tide. It’s a 3 hour, stand-up paddle board ride following the tide. Don’t forget your sunscreen!

Summertime Moonlight Sea Turtle Walks – Fort Lauderdale, Florida
June 12th – July 28th, Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays
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It’s not always easy to find evening weekday date nights – but these Moonlight Sea Turtle Walks are perfect! Enjoy an evening walk along the beach, while learning all about the magic of sea turtles.

Sarasota Mystic Faire – Sarasota, Florida
July 28th-29th
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You’ll find everything here – psychics, tarot card readers, mediums and more. Plus, vendors for crystals, jewelry, clothing, books and more. Whether you believe in the mystic or not, this is a fun festival to explore!

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